Resident airlifted to hospital after explosion at Fort Worth house

Multiple Fort Worth firefighters were called to a possible fire at a home in the 400 block of W. Spurgeon Street just before 11AM this morning.

Personnel arrived to find a home with significant damage from a possible explosion.

A burn victim was located near the scene. MedStar EMS was called and landed CareFlite for air transport to a burn unit.

CareFlite has airlifted the resident to Parkland Hospital in Dallas.

Officials have not yet stated the cause of the explosion.

More details will be published when available.

Banner photo: Michael Beard.